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Design Can Sony And Nintendo Reclaim Mobile Gaming Crown From Smartphones?

The iPhone 5s is Apple's most powerful gaming device yet, and games revenues on iOS and Android are soaring. How will 3DS and PS Vita respond?

Advertising Why Brands Should Beware Of Instagram's Video Importing Feature

Ability to upload videos from iPhone and Android smartphones' libraries should not be seen as an excuse for creative laziness.

Syndicated Google Asks Developers To Create Glassware Apps

Prior to the launching of the Glass Development Kit, Google is encouraging developers to work on Android apps for Glass using the standard Android SDK (API Level 15) to test their ideas.

Home Track Every Step With Fitness Smart Socks

Sensoria footwear is connected with an app that analyses your pyhsical performance tracking down stride, speed, distance and calories.

Gaming & Play How Zynga Is Using Mobile To Make A Comeback

CEO Mark Pincus discusses how a 'mobile-first focus' will guide the company.

Luxury Why The Blackberry 10 Launch Says More About Apps Than Phones

The gadget's debut shows that having Angry Birds, Skype, and more, on their devices is almost more important than the device itself.

Technology Should Kids Get A Digital Cash Allowance?

In a world of apps, e-books, Moshi Monsters and digital music, how will parents fund their children's spending?

Work Is Gamification Over?

Gartner says that 80% of gamified apps 'driven by novelty and hype' will fail.

Advertising LinkedIn Demonstrates Why Simple Is Better On Mobile

Joff Redfern, Head of Mobile Products discusses the key to a easily-digestible interface at the Guardian Mobile Business Summit.

Gaming & Play 30 Best iPhone & iPad Apps This Week

The Guardian lists whats trending in the mobile world from Songful and Official Scrabble Words, to Vimily.

Retail How Bands Are Using AR To Market Themselves

Sony Music and Zappar's partnership is the latest attempt by the music industry to harness augmented reality technology.

Home iPhone App Turns The News Into 400-Character Summaries

'Summly' says it wants to partner with publishers rather than undercut their business models.

Design 20 Best Windows Phone Apps

Xbox SmartGlass, Angry Birds Roost, Carcassonne, MeTweets, Vogue, AppSwitch and more, see the full list.

Syndicated What Is The Secret To Translating A Children's Books Into An iPad App?

How writing a children's picture book change when you're writing it for the iPad.